Pictures are worth a thousand words, indeed.

For months, rumors have swirled around the auto industry regarding a supposed Roadster that is being worked on by MINI. Now, pictures of the rumored car have surfaced, quelling any and all speculations that the car was nothing more than just a myth.

While the photo sheds nothing more than what the Roadster will presumably look like –it does bear a striking resemblance to the other car MINI unveiled a few days ago, the Coupe Concept.

MINI hasn’t divulged a lot of information about the car, but should the tarpaulin-printed photo of the supposed MINI Roadster proves to be legitimate, then you can probably expect that the Concept Coupe will not be the only vehicle MINI is set to unveil at the Frankfurt Motor Show.

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Source: Left Lane News

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4 comments:

  (182) posted on 08.30.2009

This is one of the best mini I have ever seen. I can still smell the peculiarities of the original mini. But the nose and its really big wheels made all the difference. It’s really cute.

  (183) posted on 08.30.2009

This should be good news for Mr. Bean. Kidding aside, with the Frankfurt Motorshow almost at hand, I’m sure MINI would come up with a teaser to verify if this is actually true or not.

  (180) posted on 08.30.2009

After all the super cars, coupes and sedans that I say I want to own, the Mini roadster is something that I want the most. And for some reason, I haven’t bought one for myself.

  (182) posted on 08.30.2009

The MINI roadster is an icon back in the 1960s. It would forever excite any car enthusiasts what they are up to and how they plan to stay on top.

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